Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for MVC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVC over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Model-View-Controller (MVC)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 25 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +25
Contract jobs citing MVC 64 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 10.90% 5.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.14% 6.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 60 9 0
Belfast median daily rate £415 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
County Antrim median daily rate £415 £400 -
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

MVC is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 527 212 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 89.78% 79.40% 71.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 128 52
Belfast median daily rate £413 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +8.53% +2.38%
10th Percentile £303 £138 £100
90th Percentile £501 £425 £525
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £350 £323
% change year-on-year +17.86% +8.53% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 2
Belfast median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.75% -6.56% +17.31%
10th Percentile £10.45 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £23.75 £18.00 £16.38
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £13.63 £15.25
% change year-on-year +2.75% -10.66% +17.31%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing MVC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Belfast

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MVC in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Belfast

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Belfast over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Belfast

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for MVC.

1 62 (96.88%) JavaScript
1 62 (96.88%) CSS
2 58 (90.63%) Java
2 58 (90.63%) Hibernate
2 58 (90.63%) Spring
3 54 (84.38%) XML
4 50 (78.13%) Spring Integration
5 48 (75.00%) Web Services
6 46 (71.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 44 (68.75%) AngularJS
7 44 (68.75%) RESTful
7 44 (68.75%) JSP
7 44 (68.75%) WebSphere
8 43 (67.19%) DB2
8 43 (67.19%) Oracle
9 42 (65.63%) Backbone.js
10 38 (59.38%) Finance
11 35 (54.69%) Banking
12 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (53.13%) SQL
13 33 (51.56%) TDD
14 30 (46.88%) Virtual Team
14 30 (46.88%) Relational Database
14 30 (46.88%) DB2 UDB
14 30 (46.88%) RDBMS
15 28 (43.75%) Struts
15 28 (43.75%) WebLogic
15 28 (43.75%) Ajax
15 28 (43.75%) Waterfall
16 26 (40.63%) HTML

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (68.75%) WebSphere
2 28 (43.75%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (67.19%) DB2
2 30 (46.88%) DB2 UDB
2 30 (46.88%) RDBMS
2 30 (46.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.56%) Power BI
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Bower
1 17 (26.56%) Cucumber
1 17 (26.56%) Eclipse
1 17 (26.56%) Grunt
1 17 (26.56%) Jasmine
1 17 (26.56%) JUnit
2 1 (1.56%) Moq
2 1 (1.56%) NUnit
2 1 (1.56%) QUnit
2 1 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 38 (59.38%) Finance
2 35 (54.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (100.00%) Developer
2 58 (90.63%) Java Developer
3 43 (67.19%) Senior Developer
3 43 (67.19%) Senior Java Developer
4 32 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 26 (40.63%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 22 (34.38%) HTML CSS Developer
6 22 (34.38%) HTML Developer
7 18 (28.13%) JavaScript Developer
8 16 (25.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Angular Developer
10 4 (6.25%) UI Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Integration Developer
12 2 (3.13%) .NET Developer
12 2 (3.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 2 (3.13%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
12 2 (3.13%) Java Mobile Developer
13 1 (1.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 1 (1.56%) C# Developer
13 1 (1.56%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (96.88%) CSS
2 58 (90.63%) Hibernate
2 58 (90.63%) Spring
3 54 (84.38%) XML
4 50 (78.13%) Spring Integration
5 48 (75.00%) Web Services
6 46 (71.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 44 (68.75%) AngularJS
7 44 (68.75%) JSP
7 44 (68.75%) RESTful
8 42 (65.63%) Backbone.js
9 28 (43.75%) Ajax
9 28 (43.75%) Struts
10 26 (40.63%) HTML
11 20 (31.25%) JSON
12 17 (26.56%) Gherkin
13 16 (25.00%) Java EE
13 16 (25.00%) JPA
13 16 (25.00%) Node.js
13 16 (25.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 30 (46.88%) Virtual Team
2 9 (14.06%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.81%) SWIFT
4 4 (6.25%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.56%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (51.56%) TDD
3 28 (43.75%) Waterfall
4 17 (26.56%) Data Modelling
4 17 (26.56%) Test Automation
5 16 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
5 16 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 9 (14.06%) Analytics
7 8 (12.50%) Data Analytics
8 7 (10.94%) Project Management
8 7 (10.94%) Time Management
9 5 (7.81%) ETL
10 4 (6.25%) CRM
11 1 (1.56%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.56%) Data Cleansing
11 1 (1.56%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (1.56%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
11 1 (1.56%) Strategic Planning
11 1 (1.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (96.88%) JavaScript
2 58 (90.63%) Java
3 34 (53.13%) SQL
4 17 (26.56%) TypeScript
5 4 (6.25%) C#
6 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 43 (67.19%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) Siebel